The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) yesterday announced its new coordinated effort against unlawful debt collection practices, “Operation Collection Protection.” The FTC also announced that federal, state and local law enforcement agencies...
by Ethan G. Ostroff , Keith J. Barnett and Alan D. Wingfield
On October 28, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed an administrative consent order against Security National Automotive Acceptance Company (“SNAAC”), an Ohio auto lender...
by Ethan G. Ostroff , David N. Anthony and Keith J. Barnett
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sent a questionnaire with almost 60 questions to randomly selected debt collectors and service providers as part of its potential rulemaking regarding...